Is Color Analysis Warm your color family?
Looking your best starts with understanding your natural coloring and echoing it with the the colors you wear. Translate it further still into the colors you use for your hair and makeup.
If you are Color Analysis WARM, you will always look your best when you're wearing colors with a Golden or Yellow undertone.
Colors with a blue undertone (Cool) will make your complexion look quite pinched, even grey!
WARM is your Color Family and your color direction.
Your coloring is invariably identified with a golden glow and the glorious colors in your Color Family will enhance this further.
Each of the colors in the WARM color swatch has the same Primary Color Characteristic as your own and will complement your natural coloring - creating harmony!
Your color direction is naturally WARM and your hair and eyes will have soft golden tones.
Your Warm skin tone: could be ivory through to a golden beige or bronze often with a sprinkling of freckles.
The veins in your wrist will usually be visibly green.
Your hair: will have elements of red or auburn, from a strawberry blonde through to rich deep auburn. It could even be a rich deep chestnut but you are likely to have been a golden haired child. People with grey hair can still be warm but you will have had elements of red at some time.
Your eyes: beautiful warm eyes in shades of brown, green, turquoise or hazel - they even be flecked with yellow tones.
If you have garments in your closet which don't do
you justice, aim to team them with some of your new warmer shades close to your face to soften the effect.
Like to wear black for the evening? Fine, just wear a slightly lower neckline and introduce some lustrous pearls to bring softness to your face. Ivory and soft shades of peach are wonderful softeners that can be introduced to make things work; a scarf near to your face, a collar over a jacket, even a pair of creamy pearl earrings will introduce WARMTH.
Although the WARM color swatch encompasses many of the Warm shades featured in the Spring and Autumn palettes, the Seasons have other elements that don't relate to your coloring.
Your primary consideration always has to be a yellow undertone to your
colors to echo the yellow undertone in your natural coloring. So only the warmest of shades from both Spring and Autumn are included in your color palette.
If your coloring is light then you may look your best in the lighter tones many of which you'll find in the Spring palette, or if your coloring is deep and soft then you may look your best in some of the colors featured in the Autumn palette.
This is by no means always the case as it's often mood and occasion that influences your choice of colors.
It can be difficult to visualize how the colors from your swatch come together in an outfit.
If you'd like some real visual inspiration, take a look at a beautiful range of jersey separates and dresses which bring your Color Swatch to life from Kettlewell Colours.
Makeup is all color. And choosing warm makeup is just like choosing an outfit for your face, after all it's the first place everyone looks.
Just follow your color direction with a warm undertone. Choose shades of peach and copper, bronze and rich tomato red. It's easy to find the colors that allow you to shine.
You are the important factor and everything stems from your natural coloring. When both your makeup and clothes are in harmony with YOU then it's magic!
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